Tag: stew

Soup and Stew: What’s the Difference?

When we’re huddled up all winter long, we have big questions floating through our heads as we sit by the fire drinking hot chocolate. Questions like, is there a difference between soup and stew? In this post, we tackle that question and share a few of our favorite soup/stew recipes.

Baccala Salt Cod Stew

This hearty baccala salt cod stew is loaded with potatoes, tomatoes and onions and served with a crusty bread to sop up the delicious broth.


Italian Beef Cheek Stew

Italian Beef Cheek Stew is a hearty, delicious and traditional dish. The tenderness of the beef cheeks compliments the red wine sauce quite well as the dish comes together.


Slow Cooked Lamb Shank

Cooked low and slow for seven hours, this tender lamb meat is served with a rich sauce from cooking with a crusty bread and some vegetables. A perfect meal for a cold day.

Hearty Bison Chili

Packed with vegetables and lean bison meat, a warm bowl of hearty chili will fuel you on a busy fall day. Make a double batch, you will want leftovers.


Brazilian Moqueca Fish Soup

A vibrant fish stew that is made with your local seafood, coconut milk, and peppers. Serve with lime juice and rice for a gorgeous meal.


Hearty Seafood Gumbo

It’s time to make a steaming pot of seafood gumbo. Enjoy this hearty stew with rice and sit back and warm up.


Spiced Peanut Pumpkin Stew

Serve this hearty, vegetarian stew over quinoa on cool fall day. Curry and pepper flakes bring heat to yams and pumpkins and this an exciting peanut soup.

Lamb Meatball Shorba

This hearty one-pot dinner is full of different herbs and spices in both the meatballs and the stew for layers of complex flavor.

Slow-Cooked Oxtail Pie

Slow-Cooked Oxtail Pie

Plan ahead for this worthwhile pie, the stew should cook overnight to tenderize the tough-but-flavorful oxtail and the whole filling has to rest for several hours before adding the crust.

Greek Style Stew

Greek Style Stew

If you don’t like chickpeas, replace them with white beans/cannellini beans or use a combo of both chickpeas and white beans. Make it your own recipe.

Veggie Stew

Veggie Stew

There’s something therapeutic about shelling beans. It’s this good ol’ hands-on feeling, like I need me a porch, a rocking chair, and some lemonade.

Domada - Gambian Peanut Stew

Domada – Gambian Peanut Stew

The national dish of Gambia, this delicious beef, squash, and peanut stew is served over rice. African comfort food at its best.